The Civil War Battle of Fort Stevens 155th Anniversary
CSPAN October 11, 2019 2:45am-4:19am EDT
The Battle of Fort Stevens was fought in the northwest section of Washington, D.C. in July 1864, when Confederate forces under Gen. Jubal Early probed the capital city's defenses before turning back. The National Park Service and the Alliance to Preserve the Civil War Defenses of Washington commemorated the battle's 155th anniversary with speakers, interpreters, and musical tributes.
Sponsor: National Park Service,Alliance to Preserve the Civil War Defenses of Washington